11/07/2013 14:41 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

Try The Trend Video: Metallic Lips

Metallic lips have become a glam substitute for the classic red shades on both the red carpet (Katy Perry is a big fan) and the catwalk (they completed the S/S 2012 look at Mary Katrantzou), but if the idea of trying a high-shine pout fills you with dread, don't be put off.


Watch the video below to see Maxfactor makeup artist, Caroline Barnes, share her expert tips on how to create a subtle, metallic look and for more beauty inspiration, shop this month's best buys below.